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ABC
Oct 5, 2012 4:30am EDT
country doesn't succeed when only the rich get richer. >> i want to keep taxes down on small business so we can create jobs. this is about good jobs for the american people. >> reporter: when asked who would best handle unemployment, voters surveyed in a cnn orc poll taken before the week's debate picked romney by a 51- 45% margin over obama. today's numbers will be especially scrutinized because after this there is just one more jobs report expected before the november election. in washington, i am emily schmidt. >> the job report the numbers are due out by 8:30 this morning. >> claims are up about 367,000 americans filed for first time unemployment benefits last week. that's 4,000 more than the week before. those numbers are important because they serve as an indicator to how healthy the job market is overall. >>> in news around the nation this morning, drivers in california are getting a shock when they fill up at the pump. gas price we up more than 8 cents from wednesday to thursday. some customers paid more than $5.50 a gallon for regular unleaded they blame refinery outages for
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 4:30am EDT
mayor says that the city did find enough money from taxes and the grand prix ticket sales to avoid closing the west lafayette firehouse. the fire chief james clack says this decision means that the people of baltimore are now safer >>> you might want to be extra careful when driving to work this morning since there will be large numbers of students out and about. that's because it's international walk to school day to celebrate. children from preschools, elementary school and mill schools will be accompanied to class. the goal of today's event is to raise awareness of the need to create safer paths for walking and for biking. >>> an exciting day for our state. maryland is expected to be ranked as one of the top 10 most energy-efficient states in the country. the announcement will come later on this morning during a national news conference. maryland will get special attention for making the top 10 on that list. >>> news time now 4:36. if you want to get a free lunch today, head to the pink picnic, it's going to be held honoring breast cancer awareness month. it's going to take plac
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 4:30am EDT
americans have seen their income come down by $4,300. this is a tax in and of itself. >> reporter: on health care -- >> i don't know how the president could have come into office, facing 23 million people out of work, rising unemployment, an economic crisis at the kitchen table, and spent his energy and passion for two years fighting for obamacare instead of fighting for jobs for the american people. >> reporter: in the role of government -- >> the federal government has the capacity to help open up opportunitand create ladders of opportunity and to create ameworks where the american people can succeed. >> reporter: the 90 minute debate moderated by jim layer was the first opportunity for the candidates to go head-to- head. at times it was heated. >> solyndra and tester and inner one. i had a friend who said you don't just pick the winners and losers, he picks losers. >> for 18 months he's been running on the tax plan and now five weeks before the election he's saying the big bold idea is never mind. >> reporter: there was this memorable moment. >> 20 years ago i became the luckiest m
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 4:30am EDT
, education, medicare, taxes, immigration and health care. these noneconomic issues are the first topics up for debate wednesday night. voters will be judging the candidates personal qualities. obama's favoritability rating
ABC
Oct 9, 2012 6:00pm EDT
george that a tax on land is the fairest tax. land should be taxed according to location or value. improvements to land should be taxed. income should be steeply graduated so that those with very little income and no tax and the wealthy, including big corporations pay high rates. another pen i shale fact is sin tax. increase taxes on tobacco, alcohol, dunns and fossil fume and begin taxing marijuana and gambling. election reform, i've been working for it since in the 1930s. we need fair pal will the access, proportional representation and fair vote. rocky anderson, the former mayor of salt lake city is running for president. he has run no huge hurdles to organize the new justice party anderson says the two major parties have a strangle hold on the ballot. >> i'm sorry hour five minutes are -- our five minutes are up. thank you for coming in. we want to remind you if you'd like to see a this again, you may as well as other candidates' statements on abc2news.com/politics and don't forget to vote on tuesday, november 6th. >> thank you very much for having me. >> let's take a look at
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 6:03pm EDT
withler taxes and simpler tax code. for the democrats, i think the government should be out of your social life. >> you've been listening to nick chloe last mueller. to see this interview and other canned interviews, log on to abc2news.com/politics. don't forget to vote tuesday november the 6th. >> all right. we'll have much more candidate interviews throughout the monthment tonight hi is down ated yard. >> and the best spot. i'm joce sterman. >> have a good evening. >> go o's.
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 5:30pm EDT
has been running around the country for the last year promising five trillon dollars in tax cuts to favor the wealthy, the -- last night he said he didn't know anything about that. >> reporter: romney used the debate to focus on a middle class squeeze that's happened in the president's first term. and many were surprised the president didn't bring up romney's remarks about how he views 47% of americans. it could have put romey any on defense. it's back to the campaign trail now. the president is in with wisconsin where was campaigning just one state over there joe biden who was in iowa and then we saw romney leave cole doll to go to virginia. he can campaigning with paul ryan. no surprise, all of those happen to be what is considered a key battleground state. >> he is back in virginia again and we know what that's about again? >> reporter: he was in virginia today campaigning. his campaign also put out a press release saying he will be back on monday. he is scheduled to give what they are calling a major foreign policy speech. we know one of the next debates will focus on foreign po
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
keep focus on the benefits of the affordable health care and romney's tax care but romney attacked the president for being partisan and not doing enough to close the deficit. >> the format lent itself to one or the other candidates, he took that opportunity. he set the standard. i think the -- i didn't think the president was rusty as much as i don't think anybody talked to him like that over the last four years. >> the next debate is scheduled for october 16th in new york and the third is at the end of the month. next week the vice president candidates returns. we will take you live to washington to see what's being done to make sure romney gets more votes. >>> that brings us to tonight's hot topic. kitchen aid, responsible for the color mixers and appliances, are under fire. a wyatt was sent last night from the company's official twitter account during the debate reading obama's gna even now it was going to be bad. she died three days before he became president. he described the death during a debate answer. the wyatt as since been taken down but they haven't offered any explanat
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 11:00pm EDT
their economic arguments. >> governor romney, has a perspective that says if we cut taxes, go toward the wealthy and roll back regulation that we will be better off. i have a different view. >> the president has a view similar to the one he had when he ran four years ago. if you will trickle down government would work. that's not the right answer former. >> reporter: his comments about the 47% have taken a toll on his campaign. even before that leaked video show that americans think he favors the wealthy. tonight he wanted to try to change that perspective. >> the people who are having the hard time right now are middle income americans. under the president's policies they have been buried. they are just being crushed. i will not under any circumstances race taxes on middle income families. >> reporter: the president said he doesn't have the right answer and romney can't keep his goal of cutting taxes without hurting the middle class. >> now five weeks before the election he is saying that his big bold idea is never mind. >> reporter: the debate later turned to the president's health
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 4:55am EDT
congress can't reach agreement on extending tax cuts, 90 president of households will see a tax hike. jp morgan is sued for prod during the mortgage crisis. the first such action against a big bank filed by the task force and focuses on improper practices. toys r us says it's going to match the competitor's in stow prices. customers will need to show print ads at the lower prices. the of doesn't include on line deals. honda recalling 600,000, 2003 through 2007 accords, with v6 engines. a leak could cause fire. don't worry about the bay con shortage, the reports are hogwash but prices will go up. >>> this morning, a baltimore county firefighter stands accused of sexually assaulting two boys. >>> two murders in the past year adds up to a fine for a parkville bar. >>>
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 6:00am EDT
taxes and tickets from the grand prix, so for now truck 10 will be staying open. >>> police said it wasn't their fault, witnesses say it was murder and now a medical examiner's report is out calling the death of an east baltimore man a homicide. let's go now to sherree johnson who is live this morning with the latest details on this report. sheree. >>reporter: injuries for anthony anderson, you know, from rib injuries, fractured ribs, injuries to his spleen and internal bleeding. this morning three baltimore city police officers remain on paid leave. this incident happened on september 21st. anderson's family says he came out of a bar on east bidle street when he was confronted by police officers. his mother, son, daughter and 2- year-old granddaughter were there. initially police said that anderson tried to swallow drugs. police would not speak on camera, but they confirmed drugs were not a factor in anderson's death. >> it was told to us that they laughed and thought it was funny and when they were told that tony was complaining of hurting, they said he was faking because he didn'
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 11:00pm EDT
if they have filed tax returns. there. are a lot of people who work hard in school do their best and try and really deserve to go to college. >> opponents say it costs the state money. they have enough signatures and pushed to a vote saying they don't deserve the discount since they aren't citizens. >> just what is johnny carrying to school? you thought shopping cart handles were dirty. >> wait until you see what they found on lunch bags. >> and a big recall. if the car you are driving needs too go back to the shop. >> and a clear sky right now across much of maryland but down to the south a big storm. we will time this arrival, share the seven day forecast on the news at 11 which is back in 60 second is. . >>> your child's lunch box may be full of more than just food. >> germs including fecal bacteria found on lunch bags, are you kidding? what else is found on their lunch boxes. >> reporter: this is staph, this is likely fecal bacteria. where did we find it? on some of these lunch bags. >> make this is one of -- pick it up and say i need to be careful. >> reporter: there was also ye
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 11:00pm EDT
it down because the city didn't have enough money. the mayor found the money from taxes and ticket sales from the grand prix. fire chief james clack says we are safer because of this decision. the mayor added that her administration will not take short-cuts, even in difficult times, when it comes to public safety. so the fire house will live on. >>> chris davis hit one that went from false to the -- his sixth straight game. how about the job that gonzalez did tonight. two hits, no runs, on to the ninth. adam jones cuts off nate to make the catch. and that's a run thriller. an one-run thriller. 1-0 orioles. and after high fives and hand shakes they went in to watch the red sox game. it's all tied up at 3-3. christian schaffer is live in st. pete. >> what's going on in the bronx? >> just a nail-biter the whole way. and 15 strikeouts and one home run from chris davis. i'm standing on the field right now. look out, there's a 404 feet sign. if you look up there's that over hanging roof with the word rays on it. his home run was on the top of the r on rays. a titanic blast of 440 feet, t
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 6:00am EDT
first debate in colorado. texass, health care, jobs, the taxes, health care, jobs, those were the big subjects. >> reporter: charger mitt romney came out strong in yesterday's first showdown between the candidates and a cnn snap poll shows out of a sampling of voters who watched the debate, 67% say romney won. versus obama's 25%. the first presidential debate focused on domestic issues and the candidates found plenty to spar over. >> i like the fact that if my state we had republicans and democrats come together and work together. what you did instead was to push through a plan without a zippable republican vote. >> over the that's two years health care premiums have gone up. it's true and they've gone up slower than any time in the last 50 years. >> reporter: in the and the deaf it the -- and the deficit. >> i put together a specific $4 trillion deficit reduction plan. >> my number one principle is there'll be no tax cut that adds to the deficit. >> reporter: the president challenged thnumbers. >> it is not possible to come up with enough deductions and loopholes that only affect hig
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 4:55am EDT
, thanks to moneys raised from taxes and tickets to the grand prix, the city will be able to keep the company open until at least next june. the mayor added her administration will not take shortcuts when it comes to public safety, even during difficult times. >>> they sacrificed so much and now it's the community's turn to say thank you and to give back. for the second time baltimore city firefighters will ld a memorial remembering fallen firefighters. baltimore's international association of firefighters is hosting a crab feet honoring those who lost their lives in the line of duty. the ceremony will begin with a ringing of a historic shipyard bell and a moment of silence. >>> instead of taking the bus or driving the kids to school today, why not go for a walk? today is international walk to school day. students from all over baltimore city will be taking part along with their parents, teachers and community leaders. volunteers will be there as well and volunteers at the downtown baltimore family alliance will hold pep rallies. walk to school day events to raise awareness about pede
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 11:00pm EDT
$300 of unused cards. lastly instead of waiting for the huge refund on the tax return adjust your with holdings. >> that's your money. that's money that the government is giving back to you in the spring but why let the irs keep it? you can be saving orrin vesting this money or spending on worthwhile adventures. >> you can see about $500 with in the next two months by filing a new [inaudible]. >> home warrants have become almost standard with home sales, more than 75% now include a warranty. why it may not always be worth it so you don't waste your money. >> if you want peace of mind a home warranty sounds like a smart move. protect you from the high cost major repairs such as water heater failure for just a few dollars a month. for some that vanishes the first time they try to use it. joe and leslie didn't want any surprise when is they bought a 25-year-old house. they spent $400 on a home warranty. when the furnace went out. >> they wouldn't cover it. >> they wouldn't. >> reporter: the gas valves weren't covered by the warranty. then when their garage door opener went out the wa
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